Research Degrees Sub-Committee


The Research Degrees Sub-Committee remit includes oversight and monitoring of adherence to, and application of, the university Academic Principles and Regulations and Quality Manual for Research Degree Programmes, oversight and monitoring of arrangements for the registration and supervision of candidates on research degrees, considering and approving examination arrangements for all research degrees, including the appointment of external examiners and independent chairs, and ensuring that examinations are conducted, and awards recommended, in accordance with the regulations and considering and approving changes to the Quality Manual for Research Degree Programmes. The full terms of reference can be accessed via the link listed on the right hand side of this web page.


The Chair of the Research Degrees Sub-Committee is Professor Andrew Slade.


The Secretary is Joanne Burgess.

Service contacts

Joanne Burgess

Admissions and Research Student Co-ordinator
0113 81 23585
E-mail Joanne Burgess

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